The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 93 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing ABAP 6 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.46% 0.080% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 0.20% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £550 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £434 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.25 £65.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +8.33%
ABAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
549 494 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 42.23% 39.65% 36.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 303 325
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 13 21
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.79 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.30% +3.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region.

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region.

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (87.50%) SAP Security
3 5 (62.50%) SAP Basis
4 3 (37.50%) Release Management
4 3 (37.50%) Test Management
4 3 (37.50%) Sybase ASE
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Sybase
4 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) SAP HANA
5 2 (25.00%) EAM
5 2 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (25.00%) LSMW
5 2 (25.00%) SAP GRC
6 1 (12.50%) SAP PI
6 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Boomi

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Boomi
1 1 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (37.50%) SAP HANA
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) LSMW
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Manager
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Architect
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Basis Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Governance Manager
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis Architect
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) SAP Basis
2 2 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SAP Security
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Release Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) EAM
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) Dell